Who haven’t heard about Bali? Bali is widely known all over the world for its outstanding landscapes. This makes the islands one of the most visited places in the world. Bali which has tropical climate provides the visitor with bright sunny days.
This enables the visitors to have a summer holiday feeling. However, Bali is not only about landscapes. It is also famous for its culture and tradition. Many visitors visit Bali for its temples and cultural ceremonies. Bali Island offers so many tourism spots to visit. Each spot has its own uniqueness and Beauty. Here are some of the famous tourism spot that can be found in Bali.
1. Kuta Beach
Kuta Beach is located in Badung regency. The beach can be reached about 15 minutes by car from Ngurah Rai International Airport and about 20 minutes by car from Denpasar. The beach is very famous for its beauty. Among the other tourism spots in Bali Island, Kuta Beach seems to be the busiest spot.
The beach is very beautiful with its white sand. The sunset in this beach is also very beautiful. Many surfers come to this beach for its challenging wave. One step away from the beach that is in Kuta Street, the tourists are pampered with so many restaurants and pubs serving all kinds of dishes.
Alongside Kuta Street, there are also many shops selling various souvenirs such as slippers, hat, T-shirts, bracelet, necklace and so on. There are also many hotels that are located alongside Kuta Beach such as Kartika Discovery Hotel, Harris Resort Hotel, Sun Island Hotel and many more.
2. Sanur Beach
Sanur Beach is also one of the most famous beaches in Bali Island. It is located in the east of Denpasar. Many surfers can also be seen in this beach. In one side of the beach, the visitors can also snorkel and dive. The beach is also very famous for its sunrise.
There are also some tourists who jog alongside the beach after watching the sunrise. The visitors are allowed to swim in this beach. Just like Kuta Beach, the visitors of Sanur Beach can also find so many restaurants and pubs in the street alongside the beach. There are also many hotels located close to the beach.
3. Lovina Beach
Lovina Beach is located in Singaraja, North Bali. This genuine beach is famous for its wild dolphins. The visitors will be able to see the dolphins in the morning at about 06.00 a.m. to 08.00 a.m.
The visitors should board a boat before sunrise and sail a bit further to the sea to be able to watch the dolphins closely. The visitors do not need to worry where to spend the night in since there are many cottages and inns available next to the beach.
4. Besakih Temple
Besakih Temple which lies in Besakih village, Karangasem regency is the most famous temple in Bali Island. There are 19 temples in this spot with its biggest temple named Pura Panataran Agung Besakih. Many religious ceremonies are held in this temple.
5. Uluwatu Temple
There are so many tourists visiting Uluwatu Temple to be able to see the amazing view of the landscape. The temple is build on top of a big reef. The temple lies about 97 meters above the sea surface. This temple is one of the famous spot for surfing in Bali Island. There are some international events held here.
The sunset of Uluwatu is known to be beautiful. The visitors are also able to enjoy the traditional danced performed here. The dance perforemed by 50 to 100 Balinese dancers is called Kecak Uluwatu dance.
6. Tampak Siring Palace
Tampak Siring Palace is one of national historical building in Bali Island. The palace is known to be where Soekarno, the former president of Indonesia, lived when he was in bali. Tampak Siring Palcae which is also known as Tirta Empul by the local people is located in Tampak Siring village, Gianyar regency, about 36 km form Denpasar city. The palace is famous for the temple and the bathing pools which were used by the Balinese princesses in the past time.
Different from another tourism spots in Bali Island, Ubud offers the tourists a village atmosphere. Ubud is located in Gianyar regency which lies about 40 km from Ngurah Rai International Airport. This place is well known as the center of art. The tourists will be able to see many beautiful paintings and carvings here.
8. Bedugul Lake
Wanting to experience the beauty of mountainous area in Bali, the visitors should go to Bedugul. There, the visitors will be able to breathe fresh air and enjoy the beautiful scenery of Bedugul Lake. Bedugul is located in Tabanan regency which lies about 60 km from Ngurah Rai International airport.
The lake lies about 1240 meters above the sea surface. There are some motor boats that will take the visitors around the lake. In one side of the lake, the visitors are able to see a temple named Ulun Danu temple.
9. Tanjung Benoa Beach
Tourists can find more than beautiful white sand beach in Tanjung Benoa. Talking about water sport in Bali Island, Tanjung Benoa Beach is very famous. The beach is located in Badung regency that can be reached about 20 minutes by car from Ngurah Rai International Airport.
The visitors will be able to experience parasailing, jet skiing, banana boat riding and snorkeling. The visitors are also able to ride a boat to Turtle Island to see a turtle â€¦. The water sport attractions usually operate from morning until about 02.00 p.m. ofr before the water subsides.
10. Jimbaran Beach
Unlike Kuta or Sanur Beach which are famous for surfing, Jimbaran Beach is famous for its delicacies. If the tourists want to have fresh delicious seafood in Bali Island, Jimbaran Beach is the answer. In this beach, there are so many restaurants specialized in seafood dishes. The visitors are given a wide selection of fresh seafood and how they will be cooked.
While waiting for the dishes to be served, the visitors are able to enjoy some dance performances. Every restaurant usually has a dance performance performing at dusk. The sunset of this beach is also beautiful. Thus, the visitors may enjoy the delicious dishes while watching the sunset.
Besides those mentioned above, there are also many tourism spots in Bali Islands. Bali is best visited in summer. However, the temperature cab ne a bit high. Thus it will be better for the visitors to have sun block lotion and hats with them.
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